These piers are the remains on the
Victorian Blackfriars Bridge that spanned the Thames in the heart of
Bridge, as seen from the Millenium Bridge. Beyond you can see the
North side of the Thames with Charing Cross Station at the Extreme
left hand edge of the photo.
2 arches give this
little footbridge the strength to carry both pedestrians and service
vehicles across the River Wandle in Morden Hall Park, South London.
Millenium Bridge, a footbridge across the Thames, which crosses from St. Paul's on the
north side of the river to The Tate Modern art gallery on the South Bank.
The Millenium Bridge is famous for the
way it wobbled when it was first opened. A view of the underneath of
the bridge shows the main modifications that were added to
solve the problem. Click on the thumbnail to open a page giving more
|In this view
looking south downstream from the south bank of the Thames you can see Tower Bridge in
||The bridge is a
popular tourist attraction and there are often hundreds of people walking across it at any
|To the right of
the picture you can see the Tate Modern, which occupies a building that was once a power
station and to the left is the Globe Theatre.